SharePoint, Office365 & Yammer Nuggets of week 6

my week on the road at the customer site: SharePoint 2013 Architecture Consulting, Visio Services & SharePoint integration, SharePoint 2010 Search Optimization, Content Type Hub Troubleshooting

  • What`s new in January for O365?
    Official Blogpost
  • Configuration of SSL for SharePoint App Domain
    BSS GmbH has written a tutorial
  • New delegate controls in SharePoint 2013
    very useful to increase navigation & main top links
  • SharePoint Client Browser Tool describes this new development tool which can be downloaded at Codeplex and displays all SharePoint objects in a tree using CSOM
  • JS Link and Minimal Download Strategies
    Using JS Link and MDS can raise some issue which are described here and workarounds are offered
  • SpSync
    New Windows Explorer Synchronization Tool which offers a few features not existing in OneDrive for Business (choose your own sync folder or root)
  • Cascaded Dropdown lists JQuery Plugin for SharePoint Forms
    Download at CodePlex for free
  • Avoiding The Pitfalls of Installing and Configuring a SharePoint 2013 farm on Windows Server 2012 R2
    Part1 of a new series by Eric Sutton
  • SharePoint and mixed markup code
    A critical blogpost which is asking why Microsoft still cannot separate content from layout
  • SharePoint Podcast 289 with Michael Greth
    about InfoPath and its end // 9th anniversary of this podcast and I don't want to miss to congratulate Michael to his awesome, outstanding and excellent job and contribution to the German speaking SharePoint community!
    I also enjoy your other products like Toolbox and SharePointSocial!
  • Guidance for Patching AppFabric on SharePoint 2013 Distributed Cache Servers
    Steve Peschka recommends to patch AppFabric on DC Servers directly
  • SharePoint 2013 Search IO critical component locations
    Kristopher Loranger describes where SharePoint 2013 keeps Indexing files, Analytic report and link databases and crawler / gatherer temp files.